Archived Medical News Stories

RSSArchived Medical Research News Stories - February 2011

Date Title Comments Rating
2011-02-28 Aetna grants $1 million funding for five obesity research studies 0 None
2011-02-28 CellSeed, LA BioMed enter two-year research agreement to study core technology in regenerative medicine 0 None
2011-02-28 Daytime sleep can have cardiovascular benefits: New research 0 None
2011-02-28 Sugary drinks and high blood pressure: Study establishes a link 0 None
2011-02-28 BUSM Professor receives funding for research on obesity in African-American women 0 None
2011-02-28 UM CAS awarded Howard Hughes Medical Institute grant 0 None
2011-02-28 Free radicals make the heart to beat with the correct force 0 None
2011-02-28 p53 gene blocks EMT essential to cancer metastasis 0 None
2011-02-28 Researchers to examine thrombolysis for treatment of DVT in leg 0 None
2011-02-28 IARP introduces platform to provide centralized decision support system for scientists and policy makers 0 5
2011-02-28 New horse stem cell discovery aids in preclinical model development for human degenerative diseases 0 None
2011-02-28 Researchers discover new mechanism of beta cell destruction not previously known 0 None
2011-02-28 First study to show link between AVPR1A gene variants with listening to music 0 None
2011-02-28 New study: Free radicals play a key role in heart physiology 0 None
2011-02-28 New research may shed light on how HIV virus reactivates from latency 0 None
2011-02-28 New study: Little historical evidence justifies economic downturns linked with large cuts in health aid 0 None
2011-02-28 Study: Fish oil may prevent muscle and weight loss in cancer patients during chemotherapy 0 None
2011-02-28 Life Technologies introduces new Asia distribution hub in Singapore 0 None
2011-02-28 New study: Black elders seem to have protective effect against hearing loss 0 None
2011-02-28 Study: Storytelling program improves communication skills, positive affect in persons with dementia 0 None
2011-02-28 Researchers identify gene behind self-healing skin cancer 0 None
2011-02-27 Scientists discover killer protein that protects against development of cancer 0 None
2011-02-27 Study may help explain link between education and lower risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-02-27 New findings disclose mechanisms that control Rb2/p130 gene expression in lung cancer cells 0 None
2011-02-27 Study: HT may affect symptom load and quality of life unrelated to hypothyroidism 0 None
2011-02-27 New study: Immune molecules can regulate synaptic connections in brain 0 None
2011-02-27 Lyme’s disease and chronic fatigue syndrome biomarkers found 0 5
2011-02-25 NIH-funded study finds way to reduce transmission of malaria to humans 0 5
2011-02-25 ICTS concludes enrollment months ahead of schedule for rheumatology study 0 None
2011-02-25 Targets against MRSA in microgravity 0 None
2011-02-25 Study investigates risk of dysphagia after radiotherapy treatment for head & neck cancer 0 None
2011-02-25 Research sheds new light on problem of insulin resistance in type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-02-25 Harvard Medical School selects Agilent's NMR spectrometer for biomolecular research applications 0 None
2011-02-25 Study: Rare genetic mutations may provide clues to improve treatment for schizophrenia 0 None
2011-02-25 Women who suffer from menopausal symptoms may face lower risk of cardiovascular events 0 4
2011-02-25 Research: Loss of CMAH's function may make humans more prone to obesity and diabetes 0 None
2011-02-25 High radiation doses can increase risk of cancer in dialysis patients 0 None
2011-02-24 Study: More effective therapies needed for diabetes patients with ESRD 0 None
2011-02-24 Study: Individuals with fatty liver more likely to develop type 2 diabetes 0 None
2011-02-24 PhRMA: 460 medicines in development for rare diseases 0 None
2011-02-24 Foreign-born scientists and artists receive sixth annual Vilcek Prize for Biomedical Science 0 None
2011-02-24 Study finds link between fasting serum glucose levels and in-hospital mortality in elderly non-diabetic patients 0 None
2011-02-24 Scientists suggest that lateral habenula can be a prime locus of human depression 0 None
2011-02-24 Research: Gene mutation linked to schizophrenia may aid in new drug development 0 4.5
2011-02-24 Study examines several homicides involving anesthetic drugs, outlines anesthesiologists' experiences 0 None
2011-02-24 Study findings support therapeutic approach for common form of MS 0 5
2011-02-24 UBC study shows Canadians and Americans receive different drug information online 0 None
2011-02-24 New study: PCBs linked to embryo implantation failure during IVF 0 None
2011-02-24 Scientists find bovine colostrum can massively reduce leaky gut syndrome 0 None
2011-02-24 InfraReDx to showcase LipiScan IVUS Coronary Imaging System at CRT 2011 0 None
2011-02-24 Scientists suggest new vitamin D-fortified bread can solve insufficiency problem 0 None
2011-02-24 Older drivers have higher crash rates in junctions than drivers of other age groups 0 None
2011-02-24 New study suggests variation in PCLO gene can contribute to risk of bipolar disorder 0 None
2011-02-24 New research: Spinal fluid proteins can differentiate nPTLS from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome 1 4
2011-02-23 New research: Alzheimer's disease may be easily misdiagnosed in elder people 0 None
2011-02-23 Australia’s top scientist takes on top job 0 5
2011-02-23 Cell phones may lead to stimulation of parts of brain - Speculation on cancer continues 0 None
2011-02-23 Biological pathways in PTSD revealed: Study 0 None
2011-02-23 Study shows chemical workers perceive high risk of safety threats 0 5
2011-02-23 ISCTM 7th annual meeting to discuss drug development based on amyloid hypothesis of Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-02-23 Aetna Foundation announces over $1 million for research on root causes of obesity epidemic 0 None
2011-02-23 New study: Society may value $15 million to prevent death from child maltreatment 0 None
2011-02-23 Cannabis Science extract treatments help kill cancer cells 0 None
2011-02-23 New study: Portion of brain responsible for reading doesn't require vision at all 0 None
2011-02-23 ETH scientists warn about impact of cell phone radiation in brain of healthy adults 0 1.5
2011-02-23 CPRIT new report confirms devastating effects of cancer costs in Texas 0 None
2011-02-23 New study: Cannabis ingredient can improve appetites and sense of taste in cancer patients 0 None
2011-02-23 Smiling for the sake of smiling may lead to emotional exhaustion 0 None
2011-02-23 New study finds inadequate health literacy among paid caregivers of seniors 0 None
2011-02-23 Study: Cannabis use may negatively impact male sexual performance 0 None
2011-02-23 Tifacogin administration shows no treatment benefit in patients with severe CAP 0 None
2011-02-23 Study finds racial disparities among adolescents in receiving treatment for depression 0 None
2011-02-23 Researchers discover biological pathway that alters normal cells into aggressive tumors 0 4
2011-02-23 Breakthrough in Huntington's disease may give patients hope for cure 0 None
2011-02-23 New study provides insight into brain activity of depressed women responding to crying infants 0 None
2011-02-23 CAMH introduces mobile research lab to study mental health, addictions in communities across Ontario 0 None
2011-02-22 Michael & Susan Dell Foundation grants $3.7 million to UTHealth for child obesity prevention, research 0 None
2011-02-22 'Day on Deadly Killers' 0 None
2011-02-22 Researcher finds antibiotic in Eastern Red Cedar tree effective against MRSA 0 None
2011-02-22 Researchers find endothelial dysfunction can predict risk of coronary heart disease 0 None
2011-02-22 Autism could be detected earlier and easier: Study 0 5
2011-02-22 Cell phone use and the brain: Study 0 None
2011-02-22 Epilepsy patients with low SES more likely to have poor quality of life 0 None
2011-02-22 Mutated cancer pathway studies identify therapeutic targets for congenital heart disease 0 None
2011-02-22 Simple on-road tests can help determine safe driving after stroke 0 None
2011-02-22 Study: Poor park planning linked with young children spending more time in computers, e-games 0 None
2011-02-22 Study: Early detection of hearing impairment may prevent chronic disease in middle-aged adults 0 None
2011-02-22 Research: Blood and hormone level in saliva can reveal burnout symptoms 0 None
2011-02-22 Women with melanoma seem to experience more health-related quality of life issues than men 0 None
2011-02-22 Red and processed meats – How much to include in diet? 0 None
2011-02-22 Bans on commercial shippers appear to reduce size, reach of online cigarette sales industry 0 None
2011-02-22 Study: Gastric bypass surgery may lead to better health outcomes in patients with diabetes 0 None
2011-02-22 Middle-age people with cardiovascular issues may have increased risk of developing early memory problems 0 None
2011-02-21 Loyola forms new sixth research-focused transplant institute at LUHS 0 None
2011-02-21 Energy drink induced psychosis in mentally ill 0 None
2011-02-21 Stretching before exercise does not prevent injuries: Study 0 None
2011-02-21 Study: Gender may not increase risk of heart attack deaths 0 None
2011-02-21 Studies identify protein that drives inflammation in pancreatic, breast tumors 0 None
2011-02-21 Amphetamine linked to development of Parkinson’s disease 0 None
2011-02-21 Lifestyle therapy program may help manage cardiovascular risk factors 0 None
2011-02-21 New study indicates that personality disturbances can be treated 0 None
2011-02-21 New study urges healthcare organizations to engage with emerging care delivery models 0 None
2011-02-21 Canada Scholar presents research on link between cities and water-related diseases at AAAS conference 0 5
2011-02-21 International study shows reprogramming cells lead to genomic aberrations 0 None
2011-02-21 New research: Reovirus infected melanoma cells secrete proteins that can kill cancer 0 2
2011-02-21 Study: High triglyceride levels linked with increased risk of ischemic stroke 0 None
2011-02-21 New study: Venus White Pro whitens teeth up to 8.4 shades with virtually no sensitivity 0 None
2011-02-21 Swedish scientist: Social, physical and mental activities can minimize risk of dementia 0 None
2011-02-20 New research demonstrates how climate change can increase exposure, risk of human illness 0 None
2011-02-20 Amphetamines appear to increase risk of developing Parkinson's disease: New research 0 None
2011-02-20 Scientists use synthetic oil for dispersing pathogenic fungi to prevent malaria spread 0 None
2011-02-20 New research: Young patients with melanoma ignore sun safety advice 0 None
2011-02-20 New study shows low doses of aspirin can significantly reduce risk of cancers 0 None
2011-02-20 Oral sex linked to cancer 0 None
2011-02-20 Gene that causes rare breast cancer identified 0 5
2011-02-20 Language skills promote cognitive function and delay Alzheimer’s: Study 0 None
2011-02-20 Chronic fatigue syndrome – eased by psychotherapy: Study 0 4
2011-02-20 A special type of Dwarfism protects against cancer & diabetes: Study 0 5
2011-02-20 In the Gulf states rates of heart disease are rising with the economy 0 None
2011-02-19 Salk receives $2 million gift to establish Endowed Chair in Vision Research 0 None
2011-02-19 Research cuts could mean ongoing cancer deaths 0 5
2011-02-19 Life Technologies announces winners of European Ion Torrent PGM Sequencer Grants Program 0 None
2011-02-19 New study to understand dimensions of injuries sustained by soldiers serving overseas 0 None
2011-02-19 UC San Diego patient wakes up with two beating hearts 0 None
2011-02-19 American researcher awarded European Research Council Advanced Grant 0 None
2011-02-19 Watson's performance on Jeopardy! inspires 700% spike in volunteers for World Community Grid 0 None
2011-02-19 New study: Only one out of 1,900 could claim ideal heart health 0 None
2011-02-19 NSBRI awards four scientists with postdoctoral fellowships for space-related biomedical research 0 None
2011-02-19 Study reports 9,500 injuries, 100 deaths related to crib products in the U.S. 0 None
2011-02-19 Scientists demonstrate that environmental lithium uptake promotes longevity 0 None
2011-02-19 New study identifies factors that predict dancer ability to return to work after hip arthroscopy 0 None
2011-02-19 Scientist uses rat whisker system to understand neural mechanics that generate sense of touch 0 None
2011-02-19 New research: Incidence of PE after knee arthroscopy is 0.028% 0 None
2011-02-19 GIBH, Saint Louis University form global research partnership to combat malaria 0 None
2011-02-19 Research suggests weight loss greatly improves knee pain related to OA 0 None
2011-02-19 Texas Children's scientist receives CAREER Award for congenital heart research 0 None
2011-02-19 Inducing labor is linked with negative outcomes for mother, does not provide benefit to newborn 0 None
2011-02-18 Boys get greater rush and more energy from caffeine than girls 0 None
2011-02-18 Total knee arthroplasty takes more time to perform in overweight, obese patients 0 None
2011-02-18 Researchers discover new 'driver gene' in oestrogen receptor positive breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-18 Researchers identify CD19-L protein that facilitates recognition, destruction of leukemia cells 0 2
2011-02-18 Study: Low levels of Klotho protein may serve as early warning sign of CKD 0 3
2011-02-18 Scientists find working memory highly dependent on fast inhibitory cells 0 None
2011-02-18 Fine-Gray competing-risks analysis may predict ESRD mortality in patients with type 1 diabetes 0 None
2011-02-18 Commentary examines current guidelines for cancer survivors, suggests future nutrition research 0 None
2011-02-18 Scientists establish biomarker strategy to diagnose variety of cancer types 0 None
2011-02-18 U.S. officials should improve access to suicide prevention program across military services 0 None
2011-02-18 Scientists discover axons can send signals to cell body 0 3
2011-02-18 Helmets reduce skull fractures in skiers, snowboarders 0 None
2011-02-18 Researchers identify normal movement mechanisms of PrPC in brain 0 None
2011-02-18 MU study finds behavior strategies increase physical activity levels in healthy adults 0 None
2011-02-18 Study: Stretching before running neither prevents nor causes injury 0 None
2011-02-18 New study: Asthma may have relationship with airway microbiota composition 1 None
2011-02-18 Research: Urban children spend more time playing outdoors 0 None
2011-02-18 Avenir team discovers how Neisseria meningitidis disseminates into bloodstream 0 None
2011-02-18 Signs of P.A.D. indicate increased risk of heart disease, heart attack, death 0 None
2011-02-18 Research shows possible link between warm weather and cognition in people with MS 0 None
2011-02-17 Research: Higher levels of social activity linked to less disability in old age 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: Ventilator-associated pneumonia infections drop by 70% in Michigan hospitals 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: Preterm mothers’ milk contains low concentrations of coenzyme Q10 0 None
2011-02-17 New study: Fast food meal consumption can affect inflammatory responses in blood vessels 0 None
2011-02-17 AAN honors three researchers with 2011 Potamkin Prize for dementia study 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: Cigarette smoking linked to mucus overproduction in patients with chronic bronchitis 0 None
2011-02-17 Study analyses number of mortality rates among Spanish women with breast cancer 0 None
2011-02-17 Two researchers receive Brupbacher Prize for Cancer Research 2011 0 None
2011-02-17 Radio frequency exposure from mobile phones does not appear to increase risk of brain cancer 0 4
2011-02-17 Researchers discover substance that reinforces brain's self-healing functions after stroke 0 None
2011-02-17 Research!America applauds President Obama for prioritizing R&D in FY2012 budget proposal 0 None
2011-02-17 Registration opens for The Endocrine Society's 2011 annual meeting in Boston 0 None
2011-02-17 Critical events influence students to quit college 0 None
2011-02-17 Genomic Health to present prostate cancer studies at ASCO Genitourinary Cancer Symposium 0 None
2011-02-17 Metallic copper surfaces kill bacteria on contact 0 None
2011-02-17 Continued smoking during radiation treatment for head and neck cancer affects prognosis 0 None
2011-02-17 Children with chronic health conditions may face increased risk of physical abuse 0 None
2011-02-17 FAK enzyme plays a key role in preparing lung tissue for metastatic development 0 None
2011-02-17 Spirulina Pacifica supplement may improve immune function, anemia in senior citizens 0 None
2011-02-17 ASN opposes proposed $1.6 billion reduction to NIH budget 0 None
2011-02-17 Study finds poor security practices in clinical trial file sharing methods 0 None
2011-02-17 New research shows high functionality after knee replacement even after two decades 0 None
2011-02-17 New study: Latino siblings of children with disability may face risk of negative outcomes 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: BP oil spill causes psychological impact on people living in coastal communities 0 None
2011-02-17 Study suggests red mud dust inhalation would not increase risk of serious health problems 0 None
2011-02-17 Study sheds light on novel functions of certain PCSK enzymes 0 None
2011-02-17 Study: 1 in 5 homeless people with tuberculosis die within a year of diagnosis 0 None
2011-02-16 Smoking during radiation treatments reduces chance of overall survival 0 None
2011-02-16 Baldness cure by serendipity 0 5
2011-02-16 New study finds racial disparities among elderly Americans in hospital readmissions 0 None
2011-02-16 The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia establishes Jeffrey Modell Endowed Chair in Pediatric Immunology Research 0 None
2011-02-16 Study finds chances of dying early are higher in north of England due to health inequalities 0 None
2011-02-16 New research shows regular walking can reduce risk of breast, bowel and other cancers 0 None
2011-02-16 Racial disparities in readmissions related to both patient race and site of care 0 None
2011-02-16 Grief after loss of a significant other may become a disease 0 None
2011-02-16 Studies highlight utility of Paykel's Clinical Interview for Depression in clinical research 0 None
2011-02-16 Decline in financial capacity linked to progression of MCI and Alzheimer's disease 0 None
2011-02-16 BARDA awards contracts for development of drugs to treat injuries associated with acute radiation syndrome 0 None
2011-02-16 APS agrees with President Obama's science emphasis 2012 budget 0 None
2011-02-16 New study finds 35% of imaging costs ordered for defensive purposes in Pennsylvania 0 None
2011-02-16 Ecstasy does not impair cognitive performance: Study 0 None
2011-02-16 Obesity and knee osteoarthritis will lead to loss of 86 million healthy years of life 0 None
2011-02-16 Viral Genetics' lead researcher, Advisor to receive Lauren F. Brooks Hope Award 0 None
2011-02-16 Study: RAPI tool more effective at predicting future alcohol dependence of teen-age drinkers 0 None
2011-02-16 Study finds worse outcomes in workers undergoing spinal fusion surgery 0 5
2011-02-16 Temporal artery thermometer measures newborn body temperature more precisely 0 None
2011-02-16 New study: CHG cloths more effective in reducing risk of hospital-acquired infections 0 None
2011-02-16 New study finds peer support greatly reduces symptoms of depression 0 None
2011-02-16 CPIC scientists find rates of liver cancer in US-born Hispanic men increased by 87% 0 5
2011-02-16 Researchers identify cell of origin for sarcoma 0 5
2011-02-16 Non-specialist mental health staff can treat depression with psychotherapy 0 None
2011-02-16 Study: Native Hawaiians face high risk of hemorrhagic stroke and diabetes at younger age 0 None
2011-02-16 Study: Overexpression of EZH2 protein promotes breast cancer progression 0 None
2011-02-15 Study: High bilirubin levels within normal range linked with reduced risk of respiratory diseases 0 None
2011-02-15 Study: Heart rate turbulence is linked with increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-02-15 NTI awards $295,172 to BMC chief for acute lung injury study 0 None
2011-02-15 Men going bald at young age more likely to develop prostate cancer in later life 0 4
2011-02-15 Calorie counts on menus do not impress teenagers: Study 0 None
2011-02-15 Efficacy of zinc in common cold - Review of clinical trials 0 2
2011-02-15 Hearing loss linked to dementia & Alzheimer’s: Study 0 None
2011-02-15 Cholesterol woes across Australia 0 None
2011-02-15 Zinc supplements reduce burden of common cold 0 4.5
2011-02-15 ITM research provides deep insight into interactions between HIV virus and human cells 0 None
2011-02-15 EMBL scientists reveal new insights into bacterial enzymes that causes tuberculosis 0 None
2011-02-15 Research: MEF2D protein in mitochondria appears to contribute early steps in Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-02-15 Scientists suggest combinational therapy can improve treatment of solid tumors 0 1
2011-02-15 New research finds differences in cell fate commitment during embryonic development in mammals 0 None
2011-02-15 Research: 75% of nonmilitary group medically evacuated for nonbattle injuries did not return to field 0 None
2011-02-15 Scientists find molecular pathway that offers novel targets for diabetes therapies 0 None
2011-02-15 Study: Active wound healing can lead to increased risk of basal cell carcinoma in skin 0 None
2011-02-15 Study finds GI bleeding rare outside of ICU, regardless of whether or not patients receive medication 0 None
2011-02-15 Virginia Tech's director receives Don Hake Translational Research Award 0 None
2011-02-15 Study shows lower success rate of FDA drug approval from 2003 to 2010 0 None
2011-02-15 Measurements of hand movement control may help determine severity of ADHD in children 0 None
2011-02-15 New England Biolabs adds OneTaq and OneTaq Hot Start DNA Polymerases to line of PCR reagents 0 None
2011-02-15 Ecstasy users show no signs of cognitive impairment: New study 0 None
2011-02-15 Study finds link between poor sleep quality and functional disability in RA patients 0 None
2011-02-15 Unmet need for medical help to address sexual issues in breast, gynecologic cancer survivors 0 None
2011-02-15 New study: Poor pharmaceutical communication with Hispanic patients affect quality of care 0 None
2011-02-15 Scientists improve methods for flavanol antioxidant determination in cocoa, chocolate 0 None
2011-02-15 Greater accountability is needed for physicians to use social media 0 None
2011-02-15 New study: Leisure time helps grandparents maintain bonds with adult grandchildren 0 None
2011-02-14 New research shows link between two pesticides and Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-02-14 Study: Women with anorexia draw themselves with prominently different characteristics 0 None
2011-02-14 Seniors with hearing loss more likely to develop dementia: Study 0 None
2011-02-14 Heavy alcohol intake can lead to increased risk of AF 0 None
2011-02-14 Fiber in diet protects from more than just heart disease and diabetes: Study 0 None
2011-02-14 Harmful effects of energy drinks on children 0 3.5
2011-02-14 Best Practices publishes new report on 'Innovations in Patient-Focused Initiatives' 1 5
2011-02-14 Kyocera and JMM open new Orthopedic Design Center in the U.S. 0 None
2011-02-14 NHGRI's new strategic plan to identify genetic bases of most single-gene disorders 0 None
2011-02-14 Positive clinical data of AVEO's tivozanib featured at 2011 ASCO Genitourinary Cancers Symposium 0 None
2011-02-14 Less than one-third of acute stroke patients receive clot-busting drug within 60 minutes of hospital arrival 0 None
2011-02-14 JDR releases research report on Osteonecrosis of the jaw 0 None
2011-02-14 ER visits involving drug related suicide attempts reveal considerable fluctuations among adolescent males 0 None
2011-02-14 BioCentury features ImmunGene's interferon payload technology and cancer antibodies 0 None
2011-02-14 CX3CL1 signaling chemical can offer better understanding of Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-02-14 Nine new Research Units to be established by DFG 0 None
2011-02-14 Study explores levels of burden and depression in caregivers with sensory impairment 0 None
2011-02-14 Waitt Advanced Biophotonics Center opens at Salk Institute for Biological Studies 0 None
2011-02-14 New study establishes link between coronary artery disease and genetic susceptibility 0 None
2011-02-14 New study on mosquito genome sequences to identify 'transposable elements' 0 None
2011-02-14 People from northern and southern Sweden differ from each other genetically 0 None
2011-02-14 Spinal cord sugar residues regulate growth and survival of nerve cells: Study 0 None
2011-02-14 Positive data from second study of predictive preterm birth biomarkers presented at SMFM meeting 0 None
2011-02-14 Value-based pricing system would benefit NHS: Research 0 5
2011-02-14 UCLA study finds stroke, cardiovascular disease have exacted enormous toll on Hollywood stars 0 None
2011-02-14 Neurologic and neurosurgical patients do not receive therapy to prevent VTE: Study 0 2
2011-02-13 Study: Coastal Canadians living in deprived neighbourhoods likely to have poor health 0 None
2011-02-13 Study: Leptin resistance may help prevent ARDS, ALI development in patients with type II diabetes 0 None
2011-02-13 Men and women who eat berries may have lower risk of developing Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-02-13 Silent strokes can cause long-term cognitive, learning deficits in children with sickle cell disease 0 None
2011-02-13 Study finds LC damage and reduction in noradrenaline levels in brain are linked with MS 0 None
2011-02-13 Scientists produce SR-3306 compound to protect brain cells from Parkinson's disease 0 4
2011-02-13 Electronic fetal heart rate monitor use lowers infant mortality by 53%: Study 0 None
2011-02-13 New research: LED products actually contain hazardous substances 0 None
2011-02-13 Study sheds new light on riboswitch that turns genes on or off in response to cell's energy needs 0 None
2011-02-13 Ski helmets prevent head injuries by 35%: Study 0 5
2011-02-13 Genetic tests find skeletons like incest in the family: Study 0 4
2011-02-13 Lack of sleep increases stroke & heart disease risk: Study 0 5
2011-02-13 Genetic map for prostate cancer 0 None
2011-02-13 Burden of stroke over next 40 years to skyrocket: Studies 0 None
2011-02-13 Daily diet soda raises stroke risk by 61%: Study 4 3.7
2011-02-13 Rare heart defect reproduced in petri dish, hope for cure 0 None
2011-02-13 Genes for prostate cancer mapped for the first time 1 None
2011-02-11 Pharmacy, engineering professors at UH combine efforts to speed development of new antibiotics 0 None
2011-02-11 Early MRI in young adults associated with lower rate of stroke misdiagnosis 0 None
2011-02-11 Women need good nutrition and regular exercise 0 None
2011-02-11 New perspectives challenge long-held beliefs about impact of saturated fatty acids on risk of cardiovascular disease 0 None
2011-02-11 Anacor, Medicis collaborate to discover and develop boron-based treatment for acne 0 None
2011-02-11 Richard J. Fasenmyer Foundation awards $3M to Cleveland physicians for AIDS research 0 None
2011-02-11 Despite fetal pulmonary maturity, babies delivered prior to 39 weeks are at risk 0 2
2011-02-11 TargetCancer awards significant grant for research into rare cancer of the bile duct 0 None
2011-02-11 Minnesota makes progress in reducing tobacco usage and exposure to secondhand smoke 0 None
2011-02-11 Calorie Control Council: Study showing association between diet soft drink, stroke risk is critically flawed 0 None
2011-02-11 Preladenant may offer new supplemental treatment for Parkinson's disease: Study 0 None
2011-02-11 New findings of drug recently identified to prevent stroke in patients with AF published in NEJM 0 None
2011-02-11 Patients with high blood pressure have benign endocrine tumours in adrenal gland: Research 0 None
2011-02-10 DOPAL plays key role in killing dopamine neurons which trigger Parkinson's disease: Study 0 None
2011-02-10 New model of dementia care reduces emergency department visits, hospitalizations 0 None
2011-02-10 Regular exercise improves ability of overweight children to think, do math: Researchers 0 None
2011-02-10 Researchers find significant association between childhood physical abuses, peptic ulcers 0 None
2011-02-10 TMJ Medical receives FDA postmarket surveillance study order 0 None
2011-02-10 Indiana University creates Institute for Personalized Medicine 0 4
2011-02-10 Idenix announces updates on HCV and HIV clinical development programs 0 None
2011-02-10 Brain reacts differently to fructose compared with another common sweetener, glucose 0 None
2011-02-10 Scientists develop novel approach to detect long-distance chromosomal interactions for CAD 0 None
2011-02-10 Study finds high prevalence of HS-AGING in individuals older than 95 0 None
2011-02-10 Early amniotomy on first time mothers can shorten delivery time by 10% 0 None
2011-02-10 CHI commends FDA's recognition of more efficient regulatory pathway for innovative medical devices 0 None
2011-02-10 Breakthrough in cancer research can help reduce heart failure, increase survival rates 0 None
2011-02-10 Luciferase enzyme offers promise for improved monitoring of heparin therapy: New study 0 None
2011-02-10 Human-worm connection research provides insight into brain development, diseases 0 None
2011-02-10 NIAID doctor receives Will Rogers Institute's award for outstanding contributions to lung research 0 None
2011-02-10 Women use less of self-administered analgesic during labor 0 None
2011-02-10 Tart cherries can help athletes reduce muscle damage more quickly 0 None
2011-02-10 Study unveils surprising mechanism that controls brain formation 2 None
2011-02-10 Research shows no protective effect of folate intake against spontaneous preterm delivery 0 2
2011-02-10 New study: No difference in contamination between physicians' long-, short-sleeved workwear 0 None
2011-02-10 Scientists discover KCNH2 gene mutation in patients with long QT syndrome 0 None
2011-02-10 Protein cross-linking enzymes in foods can affect physiological characteristics 0 None
2011-02-10 Study shows pregnant teens have aspirations to continue education, pursue careers 0 None
2011-02-10 New research: Motorcycle helmets appear to reduce cervical spine injury 0 None
2011-02-10 E-cigarettes produce abstinence rates nearly double that of traditional method 0 None
2011-02-10 Study: New curcumin-hybrid compound may help protect, regenerate brain cells after stroke 0 None
2011-02-09 People with memory problems may face high risk of stroke 0 None
2011-02-09 Johns Hopkins funds 12 research groups to launch new BSi program on cognitive disorders 0 None
2011-02-09 Study: E-cigarettes are safer alternative to tobacco smoking 0 None
2011-02-09 d-Wise launches innovative, web-based search platform for clinical data systems 0 None
2011-02-09 NCCN praises Aetna for evidence-based approach to treat cancer 0 1
2011-02-09 GeoVax opens second HIV clinical trial site at Alabama Vaccine Research Clinic 0 None
2011-02-09 DiaTech, Walter Reed collaborate to determine the best chemotherapy for cancer 0 None
2011-02-09 BBSRC, EMBL-EBI applaud funding allocation for European Life-science Infrastructure for Biological Information 0 None
2011-02-09 Iworx introduces 2011 Product Catalog of physiology teaching and advanced research solutions 0 None
2011-02-09 Kaiser Permanente Southern California selected for 10-center Mental Health Research Network 0 None
2011-02-09 AcademyHealth recognizes military health research study with 2011 HSR Impact Award 0 None
2011-02-09 Funding too low for paediatric oncology research 0 None
2011-02-09 Misuse of alcohol and drugs during adolescence increases risk of health problems during middle age 0 3
2011-02-09 Study: Parkinson’s disease undermines language processing ability in Dutch native speaker patients 0 5
2011-02-09 Two new studies report GOT may improve health outcomes of stroke patients 0 None
2011-02-09 New research provides evidence that cerebellum can also store memories for mental skills 0 None
2011-02-09 Life Sciences Discovery Fund announces nearly $600,000 in awards 0 None
2011-02-09 ISR launches two new and substantial research reports on clinical monitoring 0 None
2011-02-09 Gates Foundation awards USF $5.45M for malaria research 0 None
2011-02-09 Faster approval times for generic drugs may not drop the price for consumers 0 None
2011-02-09 Elan and Boehringer Ingelheim enter global collaboration for antibody-based therapeutics 0 None
2011-02-09 UW research receives Keck Foundation grant to restore lost brain function using neurochips 0 None
2011-02-09 Cardiac enzyme elevations following CABG surgery is associated with worse prognosis 0 None
2011-02-09 Study finds low awareness about kidney risks posed by diabetes 0 None
2011-02-09 New study finds income-related inequalities impact mental health 0 None
2011-02-09 Aushon BioSystems enters diagnostic development collaboration with Peking University Cancer Hospital 0 None
2011-02-09 ACE: Hula hooping workouts offer substantial and positive results 0 4
2011-02-09 Specific gene variation may play a role in late-onset Alzheimer's disease: New study 0 None
2011-02-09 Scientists monitor frequencies of brain activity to unleash new insights into how it works 0 None
2011-02-09 Researchers to estimate air pollution using GPS-equipped smart phone 0 3
2011-02-09 Study finds dutasteride not cost-effective in prevention of prostate cancer in men at elevated risk 0 None
2011-02-09 Scientists develop novel technique to detect disordered protein folding 0 None
2011-02-09 Irisys to develop sensors for improving compliance with hospital handwashing regulations 0 None
2011-02-09 The Arthritis Society awards $3.5 million grant for new research and training 0 None
2011-02-09 bcl3 gene limits lung injury during acute stress from illness, trauma, transplant 0 None
2011-02-09 MDA grants $13.5 million to support new research treatments for neuromuscular diseases 0 None
2011-02-09 DE-MRI holds promise for predicting risks of strokes 0 None
2011-02-09 Prolonged sleep deprivation can lead to long-term, serious health implications 0 None
2011-02-09 BUSPH: Electronic cigarettes are promising tool to help smokers quit 0 5
2011-02-09 New study: Cannabis use significantly hastens onset of psychotic illness 0 5
2011-02-09 Study finds link between sleep duration and colorectal adenomas 0 None
2011-02-08 New study shows eggs are 14% lower in cholesterol 0 None
2011-02-08 Study estimates 1.3 million cancer deaths in Europe in 2011 0 None
2011-02-08 Motorcycle helmets reduce spine injuries after collisions 0 None
2011-02-08 Cancer cells emerge as ghosts from the past: Literally 0 None
2011-02-08 Sun exposure reduces risk of multiple sclerosis: Study 0 None
2011-02-08 Australian teenagers could see declines in life expectancy and more heart problems: Study 0 None
2011-02-08 Cannabis use accelerates psychosis in the young: Study 0 None
2011-02-08 Dark chocolate better than acai berry, blueberry, cranberry for antioxidants 0 5
2011-02-08 Australian research reveals more than 70% of hospital patients are malnourished 0 None
2011-02-08 More than 6% of bowel cancer patients in Scotland died within 30 days of diagnosis 0 None
2011-02-08 Study finds heartburn as a common condition in Iceland 0 None
2011-02-08 Prenatal exposure to coal byproducts can impact early childhood growth 0 None
2011-02-08 UBA opens 2011 Benefit Opinions Survey 0 None
2011-02-08 Obesity more prevalent in areas with lower educational attainment than suburban sprawl 0 None
2011-02-08 New study finds link between dog ownership and teenagers' physical activity 0 None
2011-02-08 Study reveals women involved in leisure activities rarely have problems with alcohol 0 None
2011-02-08 New facilities for developing imaging tests in PESA CNIC-Santander study inaugurated 0 None
2011-02-08 Study shows dogs can be trained to detect PCa by smelling urine 0 None
2011-02-08 Individuals exposed to criminal justice system appear to have higher rate of suicide 0 None
2011-02-08 Ability of e-cigarettes to help smokers cut down or quit still unknown 0 None
2011-02-08 Ansaris receives milestone payment for identification of kinase-related compound for cancer, autoimmune diseases 0 None
2011-02-08 Hematopoietic stem cells are less fixed, more flexible than previously thought: Study 0 None
2011-02-08 NCI awards grant to reduce cancer-related health disparities among Latinos 0 None
2011-02-08 Muscular Dystrophy Association awards 44 research grants totaling $13.5 million 0 None
2011-02-08 New report provides insight into link between intelligence, personality traits, various health outcomes 1 5
2011-02-08 Almac opens analytical facility at new 240,000 sq. ft. North American Headquarters 0 None
2011-02-08 Sign language may play an important role in learning numbers 0 None
2011-02-08 Employees with strong sense of coherence have more positive response to workplace changes 0 None
2011-02-08 Schizophrenia patients who consume antipsychotics appear to lose small amount of brain tissue 0 3
2011-02-08 New study shows economic burden of dengue in Western Hemisphere is $2.1 billion per year 0 None
2011-02-08 Researchers develop new method for drug discovery using math to combat HIV, other diseases 0 None
2011-02-08 Study reports significant decline in second-generation medication use for dementia 0 None
2011-02-08 Researchers identify enzyme that protects against inflammation, joint destruction 0 None
2011-02-08 Study: Cannabis use appears to be linked with earlier onset of psychotic illness 0 None
2011-02-08 Study reveals Facebook users may face risk of developing eating disorders 0 None
2011-02-07 Two new sources of soybean may replace fish meal in weanling pig diets 0 None
2011-02-07 NIMH awards two BUSM members with BRAINS grant for innovative research on mental disorders 0 None
2011-02-07 Malnutrition: A skeleton in the health care closest 0 None
2011-02-07 Obesity rates double worldwide 0 None
2011-02-07 Gastric bypass surgery good for the heart in obese: Study 0 None
2011-02-07 Nutritional deficiencies among indigenous populations: two studies 0 None
2011-02-07 Bruker launches new fully automated and fast toxin identification system 0 None
2011-02-07 AB SCIEX, ARUP enter collaboration to develop new clinical research test methods for hormone analysis 0 None
2011-02-07 Synexus wins first contract to conduct ophthalmology studies 0 None
2011-02-07 Patients with kidney tumours can benefit from nephron-sparing surgery 0 None
2011-02-07 Allergies appear to reduce glioma risk 0 None
2011-02-06 New research: Binge drinking in rural areas is more of a problem than previously thought 0 None
2011-02-06 Researchers discover molecular mechanism implicated in geographic atrophy 0 5
2011-02-06 New research: Chocolates have greater antioxidant capacity, polyphenols, flavanols 0 None
2011-02-06 Wood smoke may create adverse health effects in humans 0 5
2011-02-06 Study: Fluorescent probe may serve as useful tool in future surgeries to repair injured nerves 0 None
2011-02-06 Blood vessels for heart bypass could be available ‘off-the-shelf’ soon: Study 0 None
2011-02-06 Super spinach really boosts power: Study 0 None
2011-02-06 Technique that cleared mouse of HIV-like virus sparks hope for new therapy 0 3
2011-02-05 CVVS scientist receives top UK award for ground-breaking research on vascular stem cells, eye disease 0 None
2011-02-05 Study finds 24% of Spanish drivers have some vision problem 1 5
2011-02-05 Study: Air at petrol stations, immediate surroundings are affected by emissions from vehicle fuels 0 None
2011-02-05 Researchers find RIPs remain active, continue to produce new insertions in human genome 0 None
2011-02-05 Unemployed people suffer more often from physical, emotional complaints: GEDA study 0 None
2011-02-05 Novel study finds unexpected link between reproductive proteins in humans, invertebrates 0 None
2011-02-05 Dermatologists urge athletes to be aware of most common skin infections 0 None
2011-02-05 New treatment strategies for colon cancer 0 None
2011-02-05 U-M Medical School earns $368.7 million in NIH research funding during federal fiscal year 2010 0 None
2011-02-05 Research provides new clues to understand link between deficits of AGPO-3, depression 0 None
2011-02-05 Systematic review confirms benefits of taking exercise in natural environment 0 None
2011-02-05 Women with PAD may lose ability to walk, climb stairs sooner than men: Researchers 0 None
2011-02-05 North Shore-LIJ begins patient enrollment in epilepsy research study 0 None
2011-02-05 Lack of DOT1L enzyme could lead to some types of heart disease: Study 0 None
2011-02-04 HPV vaccine can prevent 90% of genital warts in men: Study 0 None
2011-02-04 Scientists discover how stressed cells boost thrombin production 0 None
2011-02-04 Salk Institute receives $2.3 million CIRM grant for translational research on Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-02-04 Scientists awarded grant to study microbiology of Cystic Fibrosis pulmonary infection 0 None
2011-02-04 UofL receives $9.56 million NIH/NHLBI grant to study cardioprotective therapies 0 None
2011-02-04 Engineered cells take control of the cells and microenvironment following transplantation 0 None
2011-02-04 Poor adolescents who live in tight-knit communities less likely to smoke and be obese 0 None
2011-02-04 Cord Blood America signs second Supply Agreement with premier cell and tissue bank 0 None
2011-02-04 Medica Research Institute announces three initial projects in collaboration with University of Minnesota 0 None
2011-02-04 Queen’s scientist awarded Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award 0 None
2011-02-04 Most Canadians want to do more to support cancer research 0 None
2011-02-04 Queen's awarded £1.74 million grant to study microbiology of Cystic Fibrosis pulmonary infection 0 None
2011-02-04 Survey reveals negative impact of uncertain policy surrounding human embryonic stem cell research 0 None
2011-02-04 Method to comprehensively characterize human embryonic stem cell lines and iPS cell lines 0 None
2011-02-04 EUREKA funds technical project to assist senior citizens 0 None
2011-02-04 American Cancer Society report released on World Cancer Day 0 None
2011-02-04 Study finds total cost of dengue illness in Americans to be $2.1 billion per annum 0 None
2011-02-04 TTC's Standard of Care helps clinical study sites control costs 0 None
2011-02-04 More needs to be done globally to fight cancer 0 None
2011-02-04 CLC bio releases Version 4.5 of CLC Genomics Workbench 0 None
2011-02-04 Digna Biotech, CIMA receive EU grant for development of gene therapy product for Acute Intermittent Porphyria 0 5
2011-02-04 Study highlights link between food insufficiency, health care use among homeless adults 0 None
2011-02-04 Cholesterol efflux capacity may protect against heart disease: Study 0 1
2011-02-04 New discovery: miR-429 regulatory RNA may be effective in fighting ovarian cancer 0 None
2011-02-04 Kaiser Permanente receives $3 million CDC grant to continue SEARCH study for childhood diabetes 0 None
2011-02-04 Study: Worldwide prevalence of obesity has nearly doubled since 1980 0 None
2011-02-04 Data generated on Ion Torrent PGM sequencer to be presented at AGBT 0 None
2011-02-04 ACR releases two new provisional definitions of rheumatoid arthritis remission 0 None
2011-02-04 Study hopes to establish health benefits from cocoa and vitamin C 0 None
2011-02-04 And the oversight committee investigations begin... 0 None
2011-02-04 Scientists analyze relationship between drug abuse, recognition of basic emotions 0 None
2011-02-04 New study provides insight into mechanism behind breast cancer mutation 0 None
2011-02-04 Stem cells delivered intranasally improve motor function in Parkinson's disease 0 None
2011-02-04 Mountain bike-related injuries decrease to 56%: New study 0 None
2011-02-04 JDRF, Eli Lilly sign agreement to fund type 1 diabetes research for re-generative medicine 0 None
2011-02-04 Scientists unravel mystery about how new tumors in individuals with breast cancer take root 1 None
2011-02-04 Study: Pistachios may help reduce risk of heart disease 0 None
2011-02-03 Immune protein exacerbates skin cancer due to sun exposure: Study 0 None
2011-02-03 Genetic component to Parkinson’s disease discovered 0 5
2011-02-03 Longer life with osteoporosis therapy: Study 0 None
2011-02-03 Surrogate questions imaging can answer about cancer 0 None
2011-02-03 USF Health sponsors conference on Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis 0 5
2011-02-03 Bisphosphonates help people with osteoporosis gain extra 5 years of life 0 None
2011-02-03 UT Southwestern leads national effort to find effective treatments for drug addiction 0 None
2011-02-03 New England Biolabs expands line of reagents for sample preparation 0 None
2011-02-03 Malaria transmission to decline in Burundi because of global warming 0 None
2011-02-03 Lead exposure can lead to high blood pressure in pregnant women: Study 0 None
2011-02-03 HMORN, iSAEC collaborate to enroll subjects in SAE research project using EMR database 0 None
2011-02-03 Food scientists pinpoint complex chemistry behind coffee's antioxidant benefits 0 1
2011-02-03 Researchers to develop new diagnostics platform for early detection of lung cancer 0 None
2011-02-03 HealthCore, AstraZeneca collaborate to conduct real-world studies on disease states, treatment 0 None
2011-02-03 New study highlights black box warning inconsistencies on drug's label 0 None
2011-02-03 New research: Homophobic social environments may disrupt hormonal responses in LGB adults 0 None
2011-02-03 Proper diagnosis and antibiotic treatment are the best way to prevent Lyme arthritis 0 None
2011-02-03 New study indicates predisposition to lumbar disc disease could be inherited 0 5
2011-02-03 DNAnexus announces new cloud-based tools for analyzing large-scale genomic variation datasets 0 None
2011-02-03 NIH awards CMU $1.2 million grant to analyze ethical, policy problems linked with DNA ID practices 0 None
2011-02-03 Older people with metabolic syndrome may face high risk of developing memory loss 0 None
2011-02-03 Scientists challenged to sequence genome and RNA content derived from single cancer cell 0 None
2011-02-02 New study: Clinical trials exclude older patients due to age-related conditions 0 None
2011-02-02 Study: Simple sideline test can accurately detect concussions in athletes 0 None
2011-02-02 Five young scientists receive Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Award for cancer research 0 None
2011-02-02 New study evaluates ideal crown-to-root ratio for successful implant restoration 0 None
2011-02-02 DCRI, Kaplan EduNeering partner to train clinical research work force 0 None
2011-02-02 Study finds recurrences of shingles prevalent in the immunocompetent population 6 4
2011-02-02 New study finds mate guarding common in societies which practice arranged marriages 0 None
2011-02-02 Study identifies effects of multiple previous concussions on high school students 0 None
2011-02-02 Study: Facelift surgery improves appearance and quality of life in most patients 0 None
2011-02-02 New research: Antioxidants in pecans may prevent development of various diseases 0 None
2011-02-02 Aphios enters subcontract with SAIC-Frederick to develop phospholipid nanoencapsulated camptothecin 0 None
2011-02-02 Research identifies potential reversibility of chronic neurologic disability in stroke survivors 1 1
2011-02-02 Multi-national group of researchers announce launch of International Genomics of Alzheimer's Project 0 None
2011-02-02 Masimo PVI predicts fluid responsiveness with high sensitivity, specificity in ICU patients 0 None
2011-02-02 New study to address causes and risk factors of ovarian cancer in African American women 0 None
2011-02-02 New study reports migraine surgery eliminates headache in nearly 30% of patients 0 None
2011-02-02 New research: HIV-infected youth get pregnant more often, suffer complications frequently 0 4
2011-02-02 Zebrafish research findings may provide potential to improve kidney function in humans 0 None
2011-02-02 Mother’s stroke history can help predict daughter’s risk of heart attack 0 None
2011-02-02 Researchers find breast cancer therapy contributes to early-in-life hip fractures in women 0 None
2011-02-02 NIH awards multi-million dollar grant to form four-center cardiovascular research network 0 None
2011-02-02 Researchers find better way to create iPS cells from blood samples 0 None
2011-02-02 Trained dog sniffs out colon cancer with 98% accuracy 0 None
2011-02-02 Nutritional supplements and seniors: New study 0 None
2011-02-02 Daily probiotic may help prevent upper respiratory tract infections in athletes: Research 0 5
2011-02-02 Research discovers new role of TRPV1 receptors in regulation of locomotor activity 0 None
2011-02-02 Study finds link between oral health care and heart disease 0 1
2011-02-02 EA sponsors research grant to investigate specific cancers and kinase mutations 0 None
2011-02-01 FDA, Optivia collaborate to examine effect of dietary supplements in drug-induced liver injury 0 None
2011-02-01 PhRMA: 299 medicines under development for prevention and treatment of heart disease and stroke 0 None
2011-02-01 AstraZeneca and Pfizer support Cancer Research UK in £5.5m Stratified Medicine programme 0 None
2011-02-01 Extensive, reversible changes in heart take place when exposed to low oxygen levels 0 None
2011-02-01 Software can predict future of sports concussion: New research 0 5
2011-02-01 New study sheds further light on stroke recovery process 0 None
2011-02-01 CAM therapies are more pronounced among whites than racial and ethnic minorities 0 None
2011-02-01 Older Americans treated in Michigan ICUs see vast decrease in likelihood of dying: New study 0 None
2011-02-01 Sprint Fidelis ICD leads fail more often in younger patients with hereditary heart disease 0 None
2011-02-01 Johns Hopkins-led safety checklist program appears to reduce hospital deaths by 10% 0 None
2011-02-01 Scientists devise safer way to create iPS cells 0 None
2011-02-01 Walk briskly to boost memory 0 None
2011-02-01 Research on triple negative disease can benefit patients with breat cancer 0 None
2011-02-01 Vitamin D deficiency linked to lung disease, poor lung function: Study 0 2
2011-02-01 Easier access to emergency birth control increases sexually-transmitted diseases among teenagers 0 None
2011-02-01 HighRes Biosolutions to build High-Throughput Laboratory Network for LANL-UCLA 0 None
2011-02-01 Brain scans can predict smokers' behavior change: New study 0 None
2011-02-01 Scientists create 'reporter mouse' to close gap between kidney injury and diagnosis 0 None
2011-02-01 ACC introduces new chromogenic endotoxin detection system 0 None
2011-02-01 Research sheds new light on venous thromboembolism following liver resections 0 None
2011-02-01 Scientist identifies natural signaling molecule that can prevent Hemophilia A 0 None
2011-02-01 New research finding shows strong relationship between gut bacteria and fatty liver 0 None
2011-02-01 New study: Swine flu transmission is most intensive between children of same class 0 None
2011-02-01 MRI T2 can determine iron overload in beta-thalassemic patients 0 None
2011-02-01 Researchers study peripheral blood Tregs as disease marker of gastric cancer 0 None
2011-02-01 Histamine can be an important molecule to develop new treatments for MS 1 5


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